NOVAsaúde organized the I International Conference NOVAsaúde Ageing on September 19, at the Rectorate of NOVA.
The Conference brought together national and international experts in the field of aging to discuss good practices for the development of a healthy lifestyle during the aging process. The program included a more scientific approach in the morning and a social approach in the afternoon session. António Bagão Félix, Laurinda Alves, Professor Giuseppe Liotta, from Universitat Tor Vergata Roma (Italy) and Andreia Jorge Silva, from the General Directorate of Health (Direção Geral de Saúde), were some of the speakers at this conference.
The event also featured a poster session on issues related to the theme of the event and an exhibition "Velhas Bonitonas" painting project by the artist Maria Seruya. On the occasion of this event, the artist prepared a collection that portrays women from different regions of the globe.
Professor Helena Canhão, coordinator of the group NOVAsaude Aging, announces NOVAsaude Ageing in SIC.